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Rural Economic Outlook Conference

One-day conference focused on national economic conditions, concentration in US agriculture, and current issues facing agriculture and the rural economy. Agenda at http://agecon.okstate.edu/extension/ruralconference.asp

  • In-Service training
  • FCS
  • Ag
  • Ag departments
  • 4-H
  • Educational Outreach
When Oct 17, 2018
from 08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Where Click Alumni Hall, OSU Alumni Center, Stillwater, OK
Contact Name
Contact Phone 405-744-9836
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Rural Economic Outlook Conference

October 17, 2018

Stillwater, Oklahoma


OSU Alumni Center – Click Family Alumni Hall

7:30 am                                Breakfast and registration

8:30 am                                Welcome, Tom Coon, OSU DASNR Vice-President

8:40 am                                Economic Outlook

                                             Nathan Kauffman, Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank – Omaha Branch

9:45 am                                State of the Oklahoma Rural Economy, Dave Shideler

10:15 am                              Break 

10:30 am                              Federal and State Changes in Budgets and Policy

         Dr. Amy Hagerman, OSU Agricultural Economics Assistant Professor in Food and Ag Policy

11:50 am                              Undergraduate Update – Aggie-X representative                                                         

Noon                                     Catered Lunch 

12:45 pm                              Concentration and Structural Change in U.S. Agriculture

                                             Dr. James MacDonald, USDA Economic Research Service

2:00 pm                                Break

2:30 pm                                Rapid Fire Outlook Panel:                                            

         Ag Finance Topics, Rodney Jones, Farm Credit Chair

                                                Grain Markets, Kim Anderson, OSU Agricultural Economics Professor Emeritus

                                                Livestock Markets, Derrell Peel, OSU Agricultural Economics Charles Breedlove


3:45 pm                                Wrap up/Evaluation

4:00 pm                                Adjourn

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